Procurement / Project Manager

Posted 23 January by Advantage Resourcing Ending soon
World Class Defence Organisation based in Stevenage, Hertfordshire is currently looking to recruit a Procurement Manager / Project Manager subcontractor on an initial 12 month contract. This company was recognised as a Sunday Times Top 30 Best Big Companies to Work For in 2017 and is a leader in its industry.

Hourly Rate: The department are offering competitive hourly rates.
Contract Duration: 12 Months initially and then ongoing and long-term thereafter.

Security Information: Please Note you must be eligible for SC Security Clearance (unfortunately due to security restrictions for this role, the candidate will need to be a British National with no dual nationality and must have resided in the UK for at least 4 of the past 5 years).

Procurement Manager / Project Manager Job Description:

The need is to assist the transition the ISP Organisation from the heavy burden of tactical activities driven by strong incoming workload from immediate internal customers.

The separate aspects in this domain include;
* Interface with Programmes (Projects) management
* Interface with Operations (Design Engineering) management
* Development of processes and skillsets, and specific overarching expertise in some areas

We are looking for a person who can manage two elements of the above profile in the shorter term;

* Under the guidance of the Domain lead, develop processes and methodologies to reflect our changing environment.
* Manage the interface with Programmes and Manufacturing on one specific programme which will ramp up to production over the next year, and with Programmes and Design engineering in early design phase on a separate programme.

Skills and Experience:

* Professional attributes with depth in strategic procurement & supply chain management and reasonable depth in project and risk management.
* Personal attributes strongly associated with curiosity and insightfulness with analytical approach to problem solving, ability to create positive networks and influence stakeholders and procurement community not necessarily on the same page, and the ability to raise the debate up to a principles and process level
* A history of creating and leading change in a procurement environment
* Minimum 10 years experience of Procurement/Project management in a broad Industrial Company

Advantage Resourcing is a service driven recruitment consultancy.

Required skills

  • Defence
  • Domain
  • Interface
  • Manufacturing
  • Networking
  • Procurement
  • Project Management
  • Purchasing
  • Risk
  • Risk Management
  • Security Clearance
  • Stakeholders
  • Projects
  • Project Manager
  • Project
  • Professional
  • Process
  • Development

Reference: 34300154

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